Edelman Brand has helped evolve, promote and protect some of the world's most iconic and celebrated brands. We aspire to do work that moves people - work that inspires people to not only \"buy in\" to brands, but also buy. We thrive off the energy, heart and hustle of the city around us and apply that same passion to everything we do. From cars to consumer goods, fashion and retail, financial service, food and beverage, luxury and technology - we are fanatics about finding an insight or truth that will inform smart strategy, breakthrough creative, and brilliant programming.
Edelman is a leading global communications marketing firm, with more than 5,500 employees in 65 cities worldwide. In New York, Edelman's Brand practice is 170 people strong and growing, with experts and specialists who make it their business to understand the new media and marketing paradigm. Our independence keeps us nimble, thoughtful and resourceful, allowing us to invest in the best people in the business.
This role is focused on famous CPG brand working across personal care, beauty, and hair care specifically focused in the multicultural space. We seek a dynamic Senior Account Supervisor (SAS) to oversee multiple workstreams, leading a passionate team focusing on multicultural PR.
You are: A detail-oriented communicator with an energetic presence and entrepreneurial spirit. Media savvy. Hungry to learn, evolve and try new tactics.
* Oversee financial and operational performance of multiple accounts simultaneously, ensuring quality work, deadline and budget adherence, and that plan creation and execution map to goals * Counsel clients and troubleshoot client and internal issues * Demonstrate writing excellence when crafting internal and client materials and correspondence * Set and lead both traditional and social media relations course * Use relationships with third-party influencers and internal business partners to meet client needs * Supervise staff by mentoring, motivating, coaching, consistently providing feedback, holding them accountable and conducting their reviews * Introduce clients to new capabilities, initiate new business process and display strong presentation skills during client pitches * Commit to continuous learning and improvement of leadership skills; set and pursue stretch goals * Demonstrate behaviors consistent with Edelman's values and Code of Ethics and Business Conduct. * Strong media relations experience is preferred
The senior account supervisor must have at least five years of relevant experience in public relations and/or related fields including research, advertising, management consulting, media and publishing.
The senior account supervisor should have a bachelor's degree in a related field, experience effectively managing multiple sizable account (including financials) and serving as the daily client contact simultaneously. S/he should have superior written and verbal communications skills along with the proven ability to consistently make sounds judgments and effectively motivate and manage teams.
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